Avery Point, 1084 Shennecossett Rd., Groton Connecticut 06340
860-445-9007 Toll Free: 800-364-8472 Fax 860-449-8008
A marine science/environmental organization which provides boats, oceanographic equipment, a lab, materials and staff to people who want first-hand, on-the-water experience through cruises aboard a 55-ft research vessel. On the "EnviroLab" cruises, instructors teach how to identify fish, measure lobsters and test seawater. Core samples from the ocean bottom are also taken and examined.
The Lighthouse Program cruises include a boat tour of New London Harbor, during which instructors discuss its history.
Other Transportation nearby:
(Haddam) American Cruise Lines
(Newport) Bareboat Sailing Charters
(Warren) Bay Queen Cruises
(Newport) Bird's Eye View Helicopters
(Haddam) Camelot Cruises
(Cheshire) Chester/Hadlyme Ferry
05/20 Coming to The Groton area
Hebron Maple Festival Hebron CT March16-17 Each year thousands of people come from miles around to enjoy and experience the weekend of maple related events.
7th Annual Great International Spring Beer Festival Providence RI April20 Your Beer Festival Admission Ticket will allow you UNLIMITED SAMPLING of more than 250 brewers, live music, food and MUCH MORE at the Rhode Island Convention Center.
New England Folk Festival Mansfield MA April19-21 A fabulous blend of dance, music, crafts, and food from many lands.
Connecticut Sheep, Wool and Fiber Festival Vernon CT April27 The festival, started in 1909 by the CT Sheep Breeders Association, as a program ""to promote the keeping of sheep in Connecticut"", has evolved and expanded into a premier sheep and fiber festival by providing exhibits, demonstrations and over 60 vendors from the sheep, wool and fiber arena.
Spring Plant Sale Westford NH April27 The Middlesex Conservation District will be holding its annual Spring Plant Sale at the 4H Fairgrounds.
Connecticut Sheep and Wool Festival vernon CT April27 The festival started in 1909 by the CT Sheep Breeders Association as a program “to promote the keeping of sheep in Connecticut” has evolved and expanded into a premier sheep and fiber festival.